This program's goal is to develop and train competent, compassionate and safe surgeons who will provide excellent care for all their patients and will serve as role models and leaders in the field of surgery. By fostering a culture of hard work, personal responsibility, respect for human life; this program will strive to create a learning environment that creates clinical excellence, leading research, and a model for patient safety. The success of our mentorship will be measured by our willingness to have ourselves or our loved ones care for by our graduates. The success of the program will be measured by the career outcomes and number of lives improved by our graduates.

Program Aims

  1. produce safe surgeons
  2. provide a wide breadth of surgical cases and large operative volume to build clinical competence
  3. promote patient safety by incorporating process improvement and quality initiatives within the resident curriculum
  4. provide surgical mentorship through committed faculty
  5. produce meaning clinical research to advance the field of surgery